Loyola University Chicago

Department of Fine and Performing Arts

Fine Arts

Kate Biderbost, M.F.A.

Title/s:  Advanced Lecturer of Fine Arts in Ceramics

Office #:  Ralph Arnold Annex 113

Phone: 773.508.3977

Email: kbiderbost@luc.edu

External Webpage: https://katebiderbost.com/


Kate Biderbost is currently an Advanced Lecturer at Loyola University Chicago. Kate maintains a home studio in Evanston where she focuses on utilitarian art for the table. She is committed to teaching the value of handmade objects through self-expression, good design and craft.

Kate has over 15 years teaching experience at the undergraduate level. Previous to teaching at Loyola she was the director of a ceramics studio in Lake Forest as well as an instructor at Lake Forest College where she helped develop the clay program.

Kate exhibits her work throughout the country and she has been published multiple times. Kate's work can be seen at www.katebiderbost.com.


M.F.A., Ceramics, Indiana University
B.F.A., Ceramics, Michigan State University

Professional & Community Affiliations

Ms. Biderbost is the advisor to the Clay Club at Loyola and is a member of National Council for the Education of Ceramics Arts (NCECA).